Re-entering the bardo

We're all alone, together

Art: Ocean Waves, Katsushika Hokusai

A couple months ago, I went back to work after maternity leave, and described the mood of maternity leave as being in the bardo,

The bardo is the idea in Buddhism that where you’ve died, you become decoupled from your body and you wait, suspended, for your next life to start. The bardo is a liminal state: a place of …

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